Coverart for item
The Resource A Holly, Jolly Murder, Joan Hess, (electronic resource)

A Holly, Jolly Murder, Joan Hess, (electronic resource)

Label
A Holly, Jolly Murder
Title
A Holly, Jolly Murder
Statement of responsibility
Joan Hess
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
THE GIFT THAT GIVES ON GIVING. . . With Farberville's college on holiday break, Claire Malloy's bookstore is quiet . . . deadly quiet. Breaking the silence is a little old lady looking for volumes on pagan rituals, applied magick, and Celtic mysticism. Claire is intrigued and?miffed that her lover, Farberville police Lieutenant Peter Rosen, says she's in a rut?happily accepts an invitation to welcome the winter solstice at dawn. HOMICIDE FOR THE HOLIDAYS Showing up at the Sacred Grove, Claire expects wild chanting or even nude dancing. Instead she ends up sitting on a stump watching the Arch Druid clean her bifocals. Then winter arrives and so does a dead man. Someone has shot the wealthy benefactor of Farberville's neo-pagans. Now Claire is mixing some snooping with her Christmas shopping. But instead of wrapping up the case, she finds out 'tis the season for ho- ho- homicide . . . and she may be the next victim
Member of
Summary
Languishing from a fizzled love affair and keen for a lark during the holiday season, mild-mannered bookseller Clair Malloy visits a cabal of would-be Druids and Wiccans who find their wealthy benefactor murdered
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
003377
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hess, Joan
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Overdrive Inc
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Claire Malloy mysteries
Series volume
0012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Mystery
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Claire Malloy mystery
Label
A Holly, Jolly Murder, Joan Hess, (electronic resource)
Link
https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BaAEAAA2g/products/2f31db23-0978-4484-b1e1-6be723219f02
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466806245
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
2F31DB23-0978-4484-B1E1-6BE723219F02
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • OverDrive Read
Label
A Holly, Jolly Murder, Joan Hess, (electronic resource)
Link
https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BaAEAAA2g/products/2f31db23-0978-4484-b1e1-6be723219f02
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466806245
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
2F31DB23-0978-4484-B1E1-6BE723219F02
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • OverDrive Read
Processing Feedback ...